Rating:
1 vote

Sherod Road-Flat Fork Bridge

Photos 

detail

Photo taken by J.P.

Enlarge

BH Photo #161717

Map 

Description 

Likely spared by the construction of I-71

Facts 

Overview
Pratt pony truss bridge over Flat Fork on Sherod Road
Location
Warren County, Ohio
Status
Closed to all traffic and pretty much abandoned
Design
3-panel, pinned Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 35.1 ft.
Total length: 36.1 ft.
Deck width: 12.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 99.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.45388, -84.01891   (decimal degrees)
39°27'14" N, 84°01'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/756502/4371388 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oregonia
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
310
Inventory numbers
ODOT 8333793 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
OH 8333793 (Ohio bridge number)
BH 28545 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2018)
Sufficiency rating: 20 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Abandoned (3,681)
Built during 1900s (7,267)
Half-hip Pratt pony truss (504)
Ohio (3,431)
One-lane traffic (7,615)
Owned by county (20,879)
Pin-connected (3,932)
Pony truss (16,265)
Pratt pony truss (3,658)
Pratt truss (9,361)
Skewed (4,917)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,716)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,216)
Truss (33,029)
Warren County, Ohio (29)

Update Log 

  • February 20, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • January 23, 2018: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • April 11, 2010: New photos from James McCray
  • April 10, 2010: Updated by J.P.: updated bridge status
  • February 19, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Fixed GPS coords.

Sources 

  • Bill Eichelberger
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com